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Four Crushers Return from Studying in France

Connor Coyle, Rachel Nagy, Ben Murdy and Nick Muciola just returned from a 10 day adventure in Ambialet, France.  In Ambialet, they earned college credits at Saint Francis University and also participated in day trips around the area.  We would like to thank Saint Francis University for their continued partnership in this great program! Bishop McCort prepared them to take on this challenge!

"For Pete's Sake" - Annual ALS Walk

Calling all members of the Crusher Nation… The Annual ALS Walk at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is scheduled to take place on Saturday, July 28th, 2018. Bishop McCort walks in honor of Pete Duranko ('62) and all those affected by ALS. Pete has meant so much to the school both on and off the field. A limited number of Bishop McCort "For Pete's Sake" t-shirts will be available to the first participants and a donation of $10 or more. Registration begins at 8AM followed by the walk at 10AM.
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Play Wholeheartedly

Congratulations to the Girls Softball Team on winning the Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference. The team compiled a 12-5 record and made it to the District 6 Semifinals.
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Study Wholeheartedly

Luke Tercek was named one of The Tribune Democrat's Academic All-Stars. Luke's GPA is 102.22. His achievements include NHS, Mu Alpha Theta, Mathematics Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Golf (LHAC Team Champion), Scholastic Quiz, Math Team, Key Club, and Ski Club.  Luke is planning to attend Pitt-Johnstown in the fall.
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Pray Wholeheartedly.

As a Catholic Crusher family, we are proud of our 2018 Eucharistic Ministers! Row 1: Rachel Hall, Tierney Diehl, Alayna Moore, Andrea Flynn, Brianna Thompson, Jordan Shroyer Row 2: Jeff McKissick, Lucas Stofko, Kristin Diehl, Matt Petrosky, Katie McCreery, Lauren Weaver
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McCort Day at PNC Park

We have 100 tickets available for the Pirates game on Sunday, June 24.  The cost of the tickets is $31.  The Pirates allowed us to exchange tickets due to the poor weather conditions at the start of the season.  If you are interested please call the Business Office at (814) 248-3884.
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Academics

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Bishop McCort offers one of the best college preparatory programs of study in the area in a unique academic environment. Enriched by Catholic intellectual and cultural traditions, it is a place that throughout its history has promoted excellent teaching.

At Bishop McCort, you can join a community of students and teachers committed to advancing its rich Catholic mission of “Learning to think rigorously, so as to act rightly and to serve humanity better.” (Pope John Paul II). At Bishop McCort, you will find a diverse community of students and teachers who are committed to that mission.
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Athletics

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There are 21 available varsity sports programs to help the students to develop their full potential. The Bishop McCort athletic program is one of the most successful in the state. The football program has produced six professional football players. The hockey team, boys basketball, girls basketball, and baseball teams have combined for 11 state championships. 
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Alumni

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Our Johnstown Catholic and Bishop McCort alumni can be found all around the world…some far beyond the halls where our current students walk…and even some just around the corner from 25 Osborne St.  Their legacy of pride, loyalty and tradition, as well as excellence in scholarship and education would not be possible without the continuing support and interest shown by so many of our alumni.

We would like to welcome you home to BMCHS any time you would like to visit.  Come tour the school and see the changes that have been made since you were here last.  Share your memories and Crusher traditions with our students. 

BMCHS is about “community.” We invite you, our alumni, to keep us up-to-date with news from your personal and professional lives including accolades received, personal accomplishments and news about births, deaths and other life events. Your former teachers, administrators, classmates and friends want to know what’s been going on in your life!

Please take time to explore the BMCHS Website and Alumni section.  We think you’ll find it informative about the school and your fellow alumni.  With your help, we can keep you and other alumni aware of where former Crusher classmates have been and where they are going.  Don’t hesitate to contact us via alumni@mccort.org if you have news to share or questions about reunions or other events. The Alumni section of the website is for you.

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The BMCHS Difference

Bishop McCort High School as a Catholic secondary school, is committed to facilitating the development of each person's spiritual, moral, emotional, intellectual, and physical self through prayer, challenging curriculum, service projects, clubs, sports, and example in order to become responsible, productive adults who will challenge the world to live the Gospel message.

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Bishop McCort At a Glance

gradcap2100% Graduation Rate at Bishop McCort
$7 million In Scholarships for Class of 2016
trophy92% Pursuing Post-Secondary Degrees
diploma12 AP Classes
73 College-In-High School Credits
heart6,200 Community Service Hours Completed by Class of 2016